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6 Electronics Products for Athletes

6 Electronics Products for Athletes

When I was routinely training, and racing trail half marathons, I ended up putting both my body and my clothing/audio equipment through rigorous abuse. Here is a list of seven different audio products athletes can take a look at this Christmas holiday shopping season.  You’re likely going to need to [...]

6 Recovery Products for Runners and Cyclists

6 Recovery Products for Runners and Cyclists

Bumps and bruises, injuries, and muscle pain are all part of endurance sports training, and it’s important to take care of yourself as these injuries happen. Here are six different recovery items that athletes should consider when you look to maximize recovery. Be aware that some of these products aren’t [...]

7 Hydration Packs For Trail Runners

7 Hydration Packs For Trail Runners

Hydration packs aren’t as common for road half marathons and marathons, but can be a vital asset for trail runners out training – or racing – when aid stations aren’t as readily available. There are a lot of companies manufacturing hydration packs, but there are only a handful of companies [...]

6 Tips to Help you Prepare for the Biggest Relay Race in the World

6 Tips to Help you Prepare for the Biggest Relay Race in the World

Hood to Coast is the largest relay race in the world, and it’s no small feat. Every year, 12,600 runners in teams of 12 hit the starting line at the base of Mount Hood, located 50 miles outside of Portland. Teams cover 198 miles of road from the mountain through [...]

8 of the World’s Most Extreme Endurance Races

8 of the World’s Most Extreme Endurance Races

Nothing is more satisfying than crossing the finish line of a long, enduring race and reaping the fruits of intense training and preparation that got you to that fateful point. Whether biking, running or whatever your athletic passion may be- pushing the limits is an exhilarating, life changing experience. Here [...]

Post-Marathon Recovery

Post-Marathon Recovery

You just finished your first marathon – congratulations! You’re mood ought to be soaring pretty high now…but don’t sit down just yet. Wondering what you’re supposed to do after crossing that finish line and accomplishing such a massive goal? How do you recover properly so you can (and will want [...]

Five Ways to Give Back to the Running Community

Five Ways to Give Back to the Running Community

It’s nearly impossible to attend a running event and not get caught up in the feelings of excitement, accomplishment, optimism and community. Even non-runners who come out to cheer their friends or family on are soon seen waving their arms, screaming with excitement, and jumping up and down with carefree [...]

Positive Changes Since the Boston Bombing

Positive Changes Since the Boston Bombing

Has anyone else noticed a few changes in the way the general public is regarding the running community these days? Perhaps you’ve been running along, minding your own business, when you were startled by a car honk or a scream like, “Yeah! Keep on running!” followed by a driver offering [...]

Most Unusual Running Events

Most Unusual Running Events

Runners are a one-of-a-kind breed. They are enthusiastic, bold and daring individuals who race for a challenge and a cause. As ordinary races may seem bleak and boring, event planners are creating events that are edgy and innovative. Hit the trails to get your Centaur legs in shape to run [...]

Modern Faces of Pregnant Running

Modern Faces of Pregnant Running

If you’ve ever seen a pregnant runner bouncing along the side of the road, odds are you stared. You might not admit it, but you did. I sure have There’s something very intriguing, very interesting, very…inspiring about seeing a woman gracefully loping by with a perfectly round bump protruding from [...]